With Streak Over, Nothing More For Favre To Play ForThe end came under bizarre circumstances, in front of fans who didn't have a dime invested in Brett Favre or his remarkable streak. The quarterback who always played simply couldn't play and, just like that, it was over.
Tomlinson: Sanchez Was 'Main Reason' To Pick Jets Mark Sanchez came through in the clutch last offseason — without even throwing a pass.
Vikings Fire Childress After Falling To 3-7The Minnesota Vikings fired Brad Childress on Monday, cutting ties with a head coach who had come under increasing fire from his players — and his boss — for everything from their horrid start to his 1-2 playoff record and his abrupt decisions.
Keidel: Of Moss And MenIn 1998, the Minnesota Vikings drafted Randy Moss with one eye open. The team gambled on his talent and almost reached the Super Bowl. The first time, that is. The second act was the act of a desperate coach leading his lost team.
Childress: Acquiring Moss Was 'A Poor Decision'The Vikings coach addressed the media Wednesday, two days after he decided to cut Moss less than a month into his second stint in Minnesota.
Embattled Vikings Mired In Moss Mess Randy Moss' abrupt departure was just the latest in what has been a season long on drama and short on success for a 2-5 team that started with Super Bowl aspirations.
Reunion Ends As Vikings Cut Ties With Randy MossIn his last act with Minnesota, Randy Moss stepped to a podium to criticize the Vikings for ignoring his strategic advice, and announce his plan to interview himself the rest of the season instead of letting reporters do it.
Vikings Waive Randy MossAccording to Michael Lombardi of NFL Network, the Minnesota Vikings have released Randy Moss.
Report: Childress 'Leaning Toward' Sitting FavreAccording to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, Brad Childress is leaning toward sitting the legendary QB, a move that would end Brett Favre's ironman streak at 291 consecutive starts.
Favre Has Stress Fracture; Ironman Streak In JeopardyBrett Favre's ironman streak has endured a litany of injuries and even a pair of premature retirement press conferences. Perhaps this is the week that, finally, Favre's health prevents him from playing.
Favre Faces NFL Over Texts To Jets EmployeeThe Minnesota Vikings have played only five games, yet the season has already seemed like a long one for Brett Favre.
Favre Won't Address Scandal After Loss To JetsBrett Favre stepped up to the podium after a discouraging loss to the New York Jets and spent about 20 minutes evading questions the same way he tried to avoid tacklers.